High school is an institution which provides all or part of secondary education. Other terms such as "secondary school" or "secondary college" are used in different nations or regions (see below:Usage by country).
The phrase "high school" often forms part of the name of the related institution.
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... to play several instruments, including the banjo and guitar, before he started high school at Oklahoma City's Northwest Classen High School ... While in high school, he performed with Mountain Smoke, a bluegrass band that once opened for Pure Prairie League and Kiss ...
... The Wildwood Crest School District serves public school students in PreKindergarten through eighth grade ... Crest Memorial School had an enrollment of 283 students in the 2010-11 school year ... For grades 9-12, public school students from Wildwood Crest attend Wildwood High School in Wildwood as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Wildwood Public School ...
... The Woodbine School District serves students in public school for kindergarten through eighth grade ... Woodbine Elementary School had an enrollment of 207 students in the 2010-11 school year ... Public school students in grades 9-12 attend high school in Millville, as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Millville Public Schools ...
... United States Individual states, counties, and school districts have considerable leeway in how they choose to divide their school levels ... Students will generally graduate from high school in the year of their 18th birthday if they were born between January 1 and August 31, but this varies by state depending on the kindergarten cut-off date ... A few American schools still incorporate grades 7 through 12, but it is usually either grades 9–12 or grades 10–12 ...
... High School is a 1968 American documentary film directed by Frederick Wiseman, which follows the typical day of a group of students at Northeast High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ... of years due to the way it depicted high schoolers as being oppressed ... They thought the film was a mostly accurate picture of the school ...
Famous quotes containing the words school and/or high:
“And this school wasnt keeping anymore,
Unless for penitents who took their seat
Upon its doorsteps as at mercys feet
To make up for a lack of meditation.”
—Robert Frost (18741963)
“The chief want, in every State that I have been into, was a high and earnest purpose in its inhabitants. This alone draws out the great resources of Nature, and at last taxes her beyond her resources; for man naturally dies out of her.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)